Privacy

AFC USA does not collect information from site visitors. Students are not automatically enrolled in solicitations, nor will receive extraneous emails. No applicant information is collected via this website. Submissions cannot be sent electronically. All applications must be submitted in hard copy by mail. If you are interested in receiving additional information regarding Anne Frank Center programming please send a separate email to info@annefrank.com. You can also subscribe to our newsletter, or unsubscribe if you are currently enrolled.

The Anne Frank Center-USA (AFC) protects the privacy of visitors to its Website as much as possible. The AFC has drawn up this Privacy Statement to make clear how the personal details of Website visitors are handled. This Privacy Statement applies to all pages that have been accommodated on the Website under the domain name www.annefrank.com. This Privacy Statement does not apply to the Websites of other organizations and/or companies, links to which may occur on our Website. Moreover, the AFC is not responsible for the content of Websites of third parties referred to on our Website.

We do not collect personal details on our Website, unless these are provided to us voluntarily, for instance through a form or e-mail or by registering as a friend/supporter of the AFC through the Website. We treat all information provided by you in a secure and confidential manner.

We will not sell or rent any personal details generated through the Website to third parties. The AFC will not provide access to these details to other organizations in any way. We may use personal details to inform you about our projects and products. If you do not want to receive this information, please notify us in writing at the Anne Frank Center-USA, 38 Crosby Street, New York, NY 10013 or by email at info@annefrank.com.

The Website of the AFC is hosted on a secure server, which is accessible only to persons known to us. In addition to details on date and time of your visit to our Website, the server also collects the Internet address of the server that connected you to our Website. We use this data to improve the Website, evaluate traffic statistics, and measure traffic on various parts of the Website. Personal details are accessible only to employees who need such information.

On our site, we sometimes use cookies to enable visitors to adjust certain options, but we do not use cookies to track the surfing behavior of visitors. A cookie is a small text file that is sent to your browser from our site and is then stored on your hard disk, such as the domain name and the host computer from where you are visiting the Internet, the IP-address (Internet Protocol) of the computer you are using, the date and time at which you visit our Website and the Internet address of the Website from which you were directly linked to our Website. With these details, we measure the traffic on our Website in order to improve it. These details are deleted after some time.

The payment forms on the AFC Website are secured with Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) via JustAddCommerce Transaction Network from Rich Media Technologies. This software codes personal details such as name, address, bank account number, so these are completely screened from third parties.